Anavex Appoints Clinical Design Expert to Scientific Advisory Board

New York, NY — December 10, 2013 — Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (“Anavex” or the “Company”) (OTCQB: AVXL) today announced the appointment of John Harrison, PhD, to its Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Harrison is an internationally acknowledged specialist for design of human clinical outcome measurement in Alzheimer’s disease and other cognitive impairments. “Dr. Harrison brings…